Manual Handling Course

Who is the Manual Handling Course for?

Work related muscular disorders (MSD), including manual handling injuries, are the most common type of occupational ill health in the UK.

This course is ideal for companies or organisation wanting to reduce sickness and absenteeism of it work force due to (MSD’s) including, bad posture, poor lifting and caring techniques within the work place.

What will you learn from this course?

On Completion of the course successful candidates should be able to:

  • Have an understanding of the legislation involved and regulation
  • Understand the anatomy of the spine
  • Identifying manual handling problems within the work place
  • Adopt correct manual handling techniques in the work place
  • Be familiar with use of manual handling risk assessment for the work place

Assessment and Certification

Certificate of attendance will be supplied on completion of the course. Re-training is recommended every 3 years.


The candidate must be fit and well to complete the course and demonstrate correct manual handling techniques throughout the course as part of demonstrating a good understanding of correct postures and lifting techniques.

Course Dates


Below is a price guide for our Manual Handling Course.

Individual Bookings
Course Price
Price per person
For Individuals & Groups of up to 5
Qualsafe Qualification
Our arranged course date
Group Bookings
Course Price from
Price for the group
For groups of 6-12
Qualsafe Qualification
On-site or location of choice
Groups (12+)
Course Price
Please contact us
For groups of 12+ please contact us
Qualsafe Qualification
On-site or location of choice


Enquire about booking your place on our Manual Handling Course

If you’ve decided this course is right for you the next step is simple! All you have to do is fill in your details below and we will be in touch as soon as possible to arrange your course date. Alternatively you can speak direct to one of the team by phoning 0750 009 3353.

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We run our Manual Handling Course in the following West Yorkshire areas:

  • Hudderfield, West Yorkshire
  • Bradford, West Yorkshire
  • Leeds, West Yorkshire

What makes Simply First Aid Training Ltd unique compared to other First Aid Training operators is that we are a mobile training service. We can come to your premises or a location near your place of work and operate the course from their, please contact us to discuss the best options. Alternately you can book on one of our local courses, please see the dates above.

Please note we can run our courses outside of the West Yorkshire and Greater Manchester areas but please contact us to discuss this further.